This Automotive and Transportation TOE profiles key developments and innovations in augmented reality-based head-up displays; combined Camera/LiDAR solutions for ADAS, improved object detection, collision avoidance, automatic/emergency braking, fuel cell catalysts and membranes, battery energy storage solutions for electric vehicles, Dashcams for app-based vehicle monitoring, and vehicle cyber security.
The purpose of the Automotive and Transportation (A&T) Technology Opportunity Engine (TOE) is to raise awareness of global technology innovations in self-propelled ground-based mobile platforms that are not only technically significant, but potentially offering commercial value. Each monthly A&T TOE provides subscribers valuable descriptions and analyses of 8 noteworthy innovations, written by a qualified TechVision automotive engineer affiliated with SAE International (the Society of Automotive Engineers). The main focus is on highway-licensed motor vehicles (light, medium and heavy). Passenger cars, trucks, buses, motorcycles, scooters and railway locomotives are within the product scope, energized by any fuel. Many of the innovations concern powertrains (internal combustion engines, turbines, battery electrics, fuel cell electrics, hybrid-electrics), as well as drivetrains (including transmissions), interiors--seating and displays, advanced materials--as for body/chassis, wireless connectivity, and self-driving technology that is currently receiving so much attention. The A&T TOE outlines and evaluates each innovation, notes which organizations and developers are involved, projects the likely timing for commercialization, furnishes a patent analysis, and provides valuable strategic insights for industry stakeholders.
The Advanced Manufacturing and Automation (AMA) Cluster covers technologies that enable clean, lean and flexible manufacturing and industrial automation. Technologies such as three-dimensional (3D) and four-dimensional (4D) printing, wireless sensors and networks, information and communication technology, multimaterial joining, composites manufacturing, digital manufacturing, micro- and nano-manufacturing, lasers, advanced software, and printing techniques, are covered as part of this cluster. The technologies covered here impact a wide range of industries, such as the impact semiconductor, automotive and transportation, aerospace and defense, industrial, healthcare, logistics, and electronics industries.
Advancements in Automotive Safety, Object and Environmental Detection, Fuel Cells, Emergency Braking, Connected Cars, and Cyber Security
Recent Developments in Automotive and Transportation Technologies
- Augmented Reality Head-up Displays
- Multi-functional Camera With LiDAR
- Integrated Brake Control Enabling Autonomous Drivability
- Development of Inexpensive Fuel Cells Using Non-platinum Catalyst
- Buffer Energy Storage Solution For Charging Electric Vehicles
- Enhancing Viability of Hydrogen Fuel Cell by Liquid Metal Membranes
- Mobile App-based Vehicle Monitoring
- Cyber Security Solution For Connected Cars
- Industry Contacts